By: admin_thebrick On: November 29, 2021 In: Job Vacancies, Latest News Comments: 0


Job Title: Food Community and Engagement Team Lead (12-month contract to cover Maternity) 

Salary: £25,381 plus pension and other benefits.

Hours: 37.5 hours per week (5 days) to include evenings and weekends to support the needs of the charity

Contract Length: 12 months

Holidays: 22 Days plus Bank Holidays

Base: Wigan Town Centre.

Responsible to: The Finance and Commercial Director

Accountable to: Queen’s Hall Action on Poverty Trustees

To Apply: Please submit CV and Expression of Interest explaining why you would be an asset to our charity. Please register and upload documents here:

Please apply early as we reserve the right to close applications as soon as sufficient applicants have been received.

Closing Date: Noon Tuesday 4th January 2022

Interviews: W/C 10th January 2022

Summary: The Brick is a small charity with big aspirations for people in need within our community. We provide RELIEF, RESTORATION and REFORMATION by offering tailored support, hope, and opportunity to those looking to improve their quality of life. We are now looking for an enthusiastic, proactive and inspirational Food Community and Engagement Team Lead to join our team, a believer in the right to equal life chances with a passion to improve lives through collaboration and innovation.

The Food Community and Engagement Manager is a crucial role in the charity. The main aspect being to develop a co-operative style food community model for The Brick, ensuring access to affordable and nutritious food for everyone. The successful candidate will manage all aspects of food inventory, procurement, controls, and distribution. Your role will focus on the growth and sustainability of the Brick Food Community, through maximising relationships and adding value to create the best experience for our charity community. The successful candidate will be an exceptional communicator, with an approachable nature who will play a vital role in developing and maintaining charity and retailer relationships, plus raising awareness of The Brick across the GM Network

Please review full Job Description and Person Spec before submitting your application